# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Saranac Lake, NY (SLK)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Saranac Lake (Fairbanks International Airport – Adirondack Regional Airport) is 3053 miles / 4913 kilometers / 2653 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Saranac Lake (SLK) is 4223 miles / 6797 kilometers and travel time by car is about 77 hours 50 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Saranac Lake.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Adirondack Regional Airport (SLK).

## How far is Saranac Lake from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Saranac Lake. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3052.883 miles
• 4913.140 kilometers
• 2652.883 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 3044.340 miles
• 4899.391 kilometers
• 2645.459 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

City: Saranac Lake, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLK
ICAO Code: KSLK
Coordinates: 44°23′7″N, 74°12′22″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Saranac Lake is 4 hours. Saranac Lake is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 341 kg (751 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Saranac Lake (SLK).

Distance:
3053
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3053

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